Chan sisters win women’s doubles

RACKING THEM UP: This victory marked the Chan sisters’ second women’s doubles title of this season and the 14th women’s doubles championship of their career

Taipei Times
Date: Feb 18, 2019
By: Staff writer, with CNA

Taiwan’s Latisha Chan and Chan Hao-ching clinched the women’s doubles title at the

Taiwan’s Chan Hao-ching, left, and Latisha Chan pose with trophies after winning the Qatar Open women’s doubles final at the Khalifa International Tennis and Squash Complex in Doha, Qatar.  Photo: Reuters

Qatar Open in Doha on Saturday, defeating Anna-Lena Groenefeld of Germany and Demi Schuurs of the Netherlands 2-1.

The Chan sisters eased through the first set against their fourth-seeded rivals 6-1.

In the second set, Groenefeld and Schuurs put up more of a fight and topped the Taiwanese duo 3-6, forcing a super tie-break.

The sisters eventually won the super tie-break 10-6 to claim the women’s doubles title.    [FULL  STORY]

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